Period
to 12 November 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 604 636 672
Rank change year-on-year +32 +36 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 524 607 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 420 554 528
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £70,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +8.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 130,695 155,097 170,902
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.90% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104,594 124,978 137,021
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 440 £50,000 -4.76% 74
UK excluding London +40 402 £45,000 -5.26% 57
South East -11 115 £55,000 +4.76% 24
London +31 111 £67,500 +3.85% 21
North of England +12 83 £45,000 - 17
Scotland +36 60 £48,750 +8.33% 1
East of England +97 48 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South West +6 48 £42,642 -5.24% 3
North West +25 39 £45,000 - 7
Midlands +12 33 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Yorkshire -25 28 £43,500 -3.33% 10
East Midlands +31 19 £40,000 +6.67% 2
North East +25 16 £43,500 -20.91%
West Midlands +5 14 £50,000 - 2
Wales - 13 £40,000 - 1
Northern Ireland -3 3 - - 2

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 524 (100.00%) .NET
2 505 (96.37%) Software Engineering
3 485 (92.56%) C#
4 292 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
5 229 (43.70%) Azure
6 222 (42.37%) SQL
7 217 (41.41%) JavaScript
8 204 (38.93%) ASP.NET
9 194 (37.02%) SQL Server
10 176 (33.59%) MVC
11 153 (29.20%) AngularJS
12 151 (28.82%) .NET Core
13 133 (25.38%) Microsoft
14 128 (24.43%) HTML
15 117 (22.33%) .NET Framework
16 114 (21.76%) CSS
17 110 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
18 109 (20.80%) AWS
19 106 (20.23%) Microservices
20 97 (18.51%) TDD
21 96 (18.32%) React
22 93 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
22 93 (17.75%) Finance
23 83 (15.84%) DevOps
24 82 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
25 75 (14.31%) Scrum
26 72 (13.74%) Windows
27 69 (13.17%) OO
28 68 (12.98%) Greenfield Project
29 63 (12.02%) Degree

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.72%) NServiceBus
5 8 (1.53%) Confluence
6 7 (1.34%) IIS
7 4 (0.76%) CMS
8 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.38%) Drupal
9 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.38%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.38%) WordPress
10 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.19%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (2.29%) Front Arena
1 12 (2.29%) Markit EDM
1 12 (2.29%) thinkFolio
2 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 229 (43.70%) Azure
2 109 (20.80%) AWS
3 31 (5.92%) GCP
4 15 (2.86%) Serverless
5 14 (2.67%) GitHub
5 14 (2.67%) SaaS
6 12 (2.29%) Power Platform
7 9 (1.72%) Azure Functions
8 7 (1.34%) Azure Machine Learning
8 7 (1.34%) Office 365
8 7 (1.34%) PowerApps
9 5 (0.95%) PaaS
10 4 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Flow
11 2 (0.38%) npm
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.19%) NuGet
12 1 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.38%) Broadband
1 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (0.38%) HTTP
1 2 (0.38%) Internet
1 2 (0.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (37.02%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.31%) NoSQL
3 27 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 14 (2.67%) MySQL
5 13 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
7 9 (1.72%) Power BI
8 7 (1.34%) Redis
9 6 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (0.95%) GIS
11 4 (0.76%) Big Data
11 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
13 2 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.68%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.53%) JIRA
4 27 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.44%) Visual Studio Team System
6 17 (3.24%) Selenium
7 16 (3.05%) NUnit
8 8 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.53%) Subversion
8 8 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.15%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.95%) Gatling
11 4 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.57%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.38%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.38%) Maven
13 2 (0.38%) Mocha
13 2 (0.38%) MSTest
13 2 (0.38%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (17.75%) Finance
2 27 (5.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.82%) Front Office
4 12 (2.29%) Dutch Language
4 12 (2.29%) French Language
4 12 (2.29%) German Language
4 12 (2.29%) Italian Language
4 12 (2.29%) Spanish Language
5 9 (1.72%) Automotive
5 9 (1.72%) Marketing
6 8 (1.53%) Banking
6 8 (1.53%) Electronics
6 8 (1.53%) Legal
7 5 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.76%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (100.00%) .NET
2 204 (38.93%) ASP.NET
3 153 (29.20%) AngularJS
4 151 (28.82%) .NET Core
5 128 (24.43%) HTML
6 117 (22.33%) .NET Framework
7 114 (21.76%) CSS
8 110 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 96 (18.32%) React
10 93 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (10.88%) jQuery
12 54 (10.31%) HTML5
13 50 (9.54%) Web Services
13 50 (9.54%) WPF
14 46 (8.78%) Entity Framework
15 45 (8.59%) REST
16 43 (8.21%) RESTful
17 36 (6.87%) XML
18 34 (6.49%) Vue.js
19 33 (6.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.98%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (4.77%) Algorithms
2 25 (4.77%) Robotics
3 22 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.67%) User Experience
5 13 (2.48%) Derivative
5 13 (2.48%) Equities
5 13 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.48%) Hedge funds
5 13 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.29%) BYOD
6 12 (2.29%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.29%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.95%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (0.76%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (13.74%) Windows
2 10 (1.91%) Linux
3 5 (0.95%) Android
4 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (96.37%) Software Engineering
2 292 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (33.59%) MVC
4 106 (20.23%) Microservices
5 97 (18.51%) TDD
6 83 (15.84%) DevOps
7 82 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (14.31%) Scrum
9 69 (13.17%) OO
10 57 (10.88%) Unit Testing
11 56 (10.69%) Computer Science
12 53 (10.11%) Test Automation
13 52 (9.92%) OOP
14 49 (9.35%) OOD
15 44 (8.40%) SDLC
16 40 (7.63%) Mentoring
17 35 (6.68%) SOLID
18 34 (6.49%) Web Development
19 32 (6.11%) Machine Learning
19 32 (6.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 485 (92.56%) C#
2 222 (42.37%) SQL
3 217 (41.41%) JavaScript
4 53 (10.11%) TypeScript
5 46 (8.78%) T-SQL
6 37 (7.06%) Java
7 33 (6.30%) C++
8 32 (6.11%) VB.NET
9 27 (5.15%) Python
10 17 (3.24%) MATLAB
11 16 (3.05%) R
12 11 (2.10%) C
12 11 (2.10%) Scala
13 10 (1.91%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.15%) VB
15 4 (0.76%) VBScript
16 3 (0.57%) ES6
17 2 (0.38%) PHP
18 1 (0.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 63 (12.02%) Degree
2 28 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.34%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.76%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 57 (10.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (7.82%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.86%) Terraform
3 7 (1.34%) Kibana
4 3 (0.57%) MIIS
5 2 (0.38%) Ansible
5 2 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (25.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.01%) Google
3 20 (3.82%) Oracle
4 14 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.29%) Calypso
5 12 (2.29%) Charles River
5 12 (2.29%) SimCorp
6 10 (1.91%) Blue Prism
6 10 (1.91%) WorldPay
7 6 (1.15%) UiPath
8 5 (0.95%) Dynatrace
8 5 (0.95%) FIS
9 3 (0.57%) Perforce
10 2 (0.38%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.38%) BT
10 2 (0.38%) hybris
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software